Neil Coyle

Labour MP for Bermondsey and Old Southwark


Neil Coyle’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 5 Feb 2019

Recent appearances

  • Business of the House 14 Feb 2019

    More than 50,000 British-born children whose parents are legally in the UK are being denied any help under the Home Office’s pernicious “no recourse to public funds” rules. That is forcing councils to provide what are supposed to be emergency social services at very high cost. When will the Government provide time for a debate on this extension of the hostile environment, the damage...
  • Written Answers — Department for Education: Parents: Finance 12 Feb 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if he will make representations to the Children’s Commissioner on that office undertaking an assessment of the effect on children of their parents being subject to no recourse to public funds.
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: EU Nationals 12 Feb 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what the (a) average time is and (b) longest time it has taken for a family subject to No Recourse to Public Funds conditions to achieve settled status.

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Labour MP for Bermondsey and Old Southwark

Entered the House of Commons on 8 May 2015 — General election

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Topics of interest

Neil Coyle campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Department for Work and Pensions
  • Home Office
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Ministry of Housing
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Department of Health
  • Personal Independence Payment
  • Universal Credit
  • Attendance Allowance
  • Employment: Disability
  • Personal Independence Payment: Appeals

Currently held offices

  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Work and Pensions Committee (1 Feb 2016 to 3 May 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 33 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs. See all Neil Coyle’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 130 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 82.58% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 60 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 4 Feb 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
14 September 2018, received two payments totalling £300 (£150 each), from Talk Radio, 18 Hatfields, London SE1 8DJ, for guest hosting the morning show with Julia Hartley Brewer. Hours: 6 hrs in total. (Registered 02 October 2018)
13 September 2018, received £400 from ANMFS Limited Articles, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, Kensington, London W8 5TT, for an article written for the Mail on Sunday. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 03 October 2018; updated 03 December 2018)
20 November 2018, received £500 from InvestIN Education, 20 Procter St, London WC1V 6NU, for speaking and participating in their event for students. Hours: 3 hrs in total. (Registered 05 December 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: China General Nuclear Corporation (CGN)
Address of donor: CGN Tower, South Building, No. 2002 Shennan Boulevard, Shenzhen City, Futian district, Guangdong Province, 518026, China

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, car hire, subsistence and accommodation, with a total value of £8,300.11

Destination of visit: Taishan, China

Dates of visit: 4 - 8 November 2018

Purpose of visit: APPG on Nuclear Energy fact-finding visit to the Taishan Nuclear Plant and meeting with senior representatives of the Taishan community, Guangdong Provincial People’s Congress and CGN officials.

(Registered 30 November 2018)

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